Awesome 3D Panda Cake for a Baby Shower

Awesome 3D Panda Cake for a Baby Shower Cake

I made this Panda cake for a baby shower. It was so much fun and it came out better than I expected! I must have changed the design plan three different times before coming to this final one! Totally worth the effort! I did all the decorating, and storing of the Panda cake in my VERY cold … Read more

Get Well Panda Bear Cake

Get Well Panda Bear Cake

I made this Panda bear cake for the mother of a friend of mine. She was in a nursing home and not doing very well healthwise. This was such a fun and easy cake to make for such a precious, loving lady. The cake was made with the Wilton bear 3-D pan. I tinted chocolate … Read more

Coolest Panda Bear Party Cake

Homemade Panda Bear Party Cake

For our daughter’s 1st birthday, we decided that we wanted to have a panda party (she loves pandas). I found a 3D Wilton cake mold in the shape of a bear. I used yellow cake mix from a box and store bought icing. After the bear cooled I used a hair tip to make the … Read more

Coolest Panda Bear Cake

Homemade Panda Bear Cake

I made this homemade Panda bear cake for my sister in law’s graduation from college. She loves Panda Bears, so I thought I’d make her a Panda cake. My mom used to make us lots of different “cut up” cakes for our birthdays as kids, so I figured it couldn’t be too hard. I was … Read more

Cool Homemade Panda Cake Design

Homemade Panda Cake Design

When our 2nd son was born he soon gained the nickname “Xander Panda”. This has stuck and for his first birthday I set myself a challenge to make him a Panda Cake Design. I hired the 3D cake tin and with no instructions came home and made the cake! It took 5 packets of cake … Read more

Coolest Panda Birthday Cake

Homemade Panda Birthday Cake

My son loves Panda. For his second birthday I had chosen a black and white theme. I thought I can order Panda Cake to match with the theme and bought a black and white Tuxedos suit for him. I did not get the cake as I wanted. I decided to make a cake of my … Read more

Coolest Panda Bear Cake

Panda Bear Cake

I made this Panda Bear Cake for my sister Adara’s 24th birthday. It was so much fun to make. I actually carved a 13X9 box cake, baked of course (she happens to love the funfetti flavor). I cut out and around the edges to make the shape of the panda bear. Then took white frosting … Read more

Coolest Panda Cake Design

Homemade Panda Cake Design

I made this Panda Cake Design for my friend Amanda’s Birthday. Her nickname is Panda so I made her a Panda Cake. I used a box of cake mix (in this case Confetti because its her favorite) and made two 9″ round cakes. After baking and cooling, I cut one of the cakes to be … Read more

Coolest Panda Bear Cake

Homemade Panda Bear Cake

This Panda Bear cake is for my grandson who will be 3. He loves Kung-fu-panda. I used the stand up bear pan and used 6 cups + 2/3 cup of cake mix. I mixed 2 mixes. I baked according to directions. And let cool according to directions. I also used 3 skewers to help support … Read more

Cool Homemade Panda Birthday Cake

Homemade Panda Birthday Cake

The Panda Birthday Cake is made from a Wilton upright baking pan mold. It’s a Pound cake frosted with black and white buttercream frosting with stars using a #18 tip on the body. The fingernails were made with a #102 tip and the grass with a #233 tip. The “hill” it sits atop is a … Read more

Coolest Kung Fu Panda Cake

Kung Fu Panda Cake

I made this Kung Fu Panda cake for Joshua who is a huge fan of Kung Fu Panda. The cake is made using a Dolly Varden tin and the Wilton small sports bowl pan. I sliced around 2 inches off the top of the doll pan to make it a little flatter and also around … Read more

Coolest Kung Fu Panda Bear Cake

Homemade Kung Fu Panda Bear Cake

My son wanted to have a Kung Fu Panda themed birthday party. So this Kung Fu Panda bear cake is what I came up with. I got the directions from Betty Crocker website, just changed it up a bit. I used a 8 inch pan for head and 9 inch for the body. You will … Read more

Coolest Homemade Panda Bear Picture Cakes and Tips 0

I had seen similar cakes that had star piping all over for the fur but I didnt have the patience for that. Instead I spread white buttercream icing over the face and sprinkled it with desiccated coconut for a ‘furry’ look. I did the same on the ears with black icing and black sugar (purchased … Read more

Coolest Homemade Panda Bear Picture Cakes and Tips 1

The stars were piped all over with a butter cream and chocolate butter cream (took a while). I left the cone insert to support the cake. The round cake board was covered in green icing and decorated with icing flowers cut out with a daisy shaped cutter. Those daisies disappeared quick as a flash! The … Read more

Coolest Homemade Panda Bear Picture Cakes and Tips 2

I used an 8″ round for the head and a 9″ pan for the body. I placed the two together and cut a little bit out of the body so the two would fit snugly. I used cupcakes for the ears and paws. This cake had several layers to make it larger but one layer … Read more

Coolest Homemade Panda Bear Picture Cakes and Tips 3

As you can see from the Panda bear picture cake, the head is the 8 inch pan and the body is the 9 inch one. I cut out a small section of the body so the two fit together. The black frosting I made with chocolate and colored black so that Id be using less … Read more

Panda Bear Cake

Kung Fu Panda

This Panda bear cake was made for a little girl’s birthday party. She really likes Kung Fu Panda so her parents decided give her a Kung Fu Panda themed birthday party. We used the Wilton 3D bear pan for Po (the Panda’s name) and an 8 inch hexagon pan for the base. Both cakes are … Read more

Coolest Homemade Panda Bear Picture Cakes and Tips 4

Each animal was made of different cake mixes (they were boxed cake mixes like Duncan Hines) and different icings. I wanted people to have a variety to choose from. The panda bear was iced with white icing. I had lots of compliments on the panda bear picture cake and I was very pleased with the … Read more

Coolest Panda Bear Cake

Panda Bear Cake

I used the Wilton bear pan, but switched up the colors to match basic panda colors. I shaped fondant to look like a bamboo shoot with leaves for the panda to hold, and “painted” it with vanilla/dye mix. This, by the way, got pretty runny. I won’t do so in the future. The panda bear … Read more